Minister’s comment on texting and driving epidemic

A 26 year old driver found guilty of a horrific collision that fatally injured her friend passenger, has been allowed to keep her licence while she waits for her sentencing. Ministers believe the magistrates judgement call was disappointing and that all drivers should take more care on our roads. Texting is arguably one of the…

Police Union dismiss need for multiple 24 hour police stations

A fatal overdose incident that transpired this week further adds fuel to the Police Union’s fire against the ten 24 hour metropolitan police stations. Union President George Tillbury made claims that keeping more stations open reduces the number of police on the front line, and in turn reduces the amount of protection available for the…

Two Killed In Fatal Bookara Crash

Major Crash Detectives are investigating a fatal traffic crash that occurred in Bookara yesterday afternoon. At about 2:50pm a silver Toyota Camry sedan was traveling north on Brand Highway near Butcher Road, before it crossed into the southbound lane and collided head on with a white Toyota Land Cruiser. The 53 year old Camry driver…

Man Died In Road Train Crash Near Albany

At approximately 5:15am on Wednesday 4th July, a fatal traffic crash occurred in Kalgan, 30km north east of Albany. A Kenworth road train travelling south on Palmdale Road, at a left hand bend, the truck ran off the road and continued into an embankment. The 60 year old male driver tragically died at the scene.…

Tragic House Fire calls for improved home safety

A fatal house fire in Thornlie this week saw a family’s devastating loss of their Grandfather and tragically their four year old son. One of the relatives stated it is something we should be learning from. Emerengy Services Minister, Fran Logan, extends sympathy on behalf of the government to the affected family. “It’s an absolute…

Motorcylist Killed In Welshpool Fatal Crash

Major Crash officers are investigating a fatal crash that occurred yesterday, at the intersection of Orrong Road and Kurnall Road. Around 3:30pm, a 2010 kymco motorcycle was travelling east on Orrong road when it collided with a silver 1998 Mitsubishi Lancer that was travelling north on Kurnall Road and turned onto Orrong Road. The 37…

Woman Killed In Crash on Armadale Road

Major Crash Investigation officers are investigating a fatal crash that occurred on Thursday 19th April in Piara Waters. Around 5:20pm, a Suzuki Vitara Wagon travelling west on Armadale Road collided with a Toyota Bus travelling east. The 34 year old female driver of the Suzuki received head and arm injuries and was conveyed to Fiona…

Police Investigate Fatal Crashes in Regional WA

WA Police are seeking information about two fatal crashes in regional areas of the state during August. A green Ford Fiesta collided with a yellow Holden Commodore near the Stakehill Road intersect on Friday 4 August in Port Kennedy. A 79-year-old male was left with life-threatening injuries and died in hospital on August 28. A…

Fatal Stabbing In Como

By Blake Curtis Police and paramedics are at the scene of a fatal stabbing in Como. It is alleged a woman was stabbed to death at a south terrace hair salon. Police are searching for a 48 year old man who they allege is ‘armed and dangerous’. If anyone has seen James Bill Payet they…